Terry Pryor from Archery Custom Shop quoted in USA Today article about archery's rise in popularity.
in archery "just went ballistic" after the movie The Hunger Games,
based on the novel published in 2008, was released in March, says Terry
Pryor, owner of the Archery Custom Shop in Forest Park, Ill.
More boys are catching the
bug, too. They're inspired by Hawkeye, an archer in this year's
superhero movie The Avengers, he says. "We've gone from 10 lessons a
week to 35," Pryor says, and "foot traffic is a whole lot more than it
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